Jumps Season - At The Races

15:05 Cheltenham 19 Mar 2021

Wellchild Cheltenham Gold Cup Chase (Grade 1) (GBB Race) (Class 1) (5YO plus)

Winner £263,766 - 12 ran

4

3m 2f 70y

Good to Soft (Good in places)

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Weighed In
Pos. Dist Beaten Horse SP Age / wt OR Jockey / Trainer
1
Maroon, yellow stars, maroon sleeves, striped cap (Mr Barry Maloney)

9. Minella Indo (IRE)

chased leaders, closed to dispute 2nd from 16th, going strongly 3 out, soon led, 2 lengths ahead last, stayed on well, ridden out

9/1 8 11-10 164 J W KennedyH de Bromhead
2
Red, white sash, royal blue cap (Cheveley Park Stud)

2. A Plus Tard (FR)

held up towards rear, steady headway from 13th, mistake 16th, checked and taken back slightly before 3 out, went close 2nd final bend, 2 lengths down 2 out, stayed on well but able to get back to winner

10/3 2Fav 7 11-10 t 169 Rachael BlackmoreH de Bromhead
3
Yellow and black check, yellow sleeves, yellow cap, black star (Mrs J Donnelly)

1. Al Boum Photo (FR)

held up in mid-division, not fluent 1st, headway from 11th, not fluent 17th, hit 4 out, held in pocket bend before 2 out, soon went 3rd but unable to go with front pair, held after, stayed on

9/4 Fav 9 11-10 175 P TownendW P Mullins
4 24
Red and purple (quartered), yellow sleeves, red cap (Brocade Racing)

10. Native River (IRE)

pushed away from start, chased leaders on inside, driven 13th, lost place before 15th, well held from 4 out, plugged on to take 4th flat

12/1 11 11-10 b 172 R JohnsonC L Tizzard
5
Royal blue, white chevron, hooped sleeves, white cap (Mr P J Vogt)

6. Frodon (FR)

led, ridden and headed after 3 out, weakened before 2 out, lost 4th flat

16/1 9 11-10 t 169 Bryony FrostP F Nicholls
6 15
Pink, light green spots, pink sleeves and cap (Mrs S Ricci)

11. Royale Pagaille (FR)

behind, hit 2nd, not fluent 6th, mistake 9th, switched to outside before 13th, mistake 15th, hit 18th, struggling 4 out, never any chance

14/1 7 11-10 166 Charlie DeutschMiss V Williams
7 3
Light blue, pink chevrons, light blue sleeves, light blue cap, pink star (Mr R S Brookhouse)

4. Black Op (IRE)

tracked leaders, went 2nd after 4th, weakened after 3 out

125/1 10 11-10 t p1 147 T ScudamoreT R George
8 ½
Royal blue, white hoop and sleeves (The Bellamy Partnership)

3. Aso (FR)

held up towards rear, not fluent 5th, mistake and well beaten 4 out

150/1 11 11-10 p 158 D A JacobMiss V Williams
9 33
Royal blue, yellow disc, diamonds on sleeves (Kemboy/brett Graham/ken Sharp Syndicat)

7. Kemboy (FR)

chased leader, mistake 3rd, lost 2nd after next, stayed prominent, mistake 8th, lost place before 4 out, soon behind, tailed off

16/1 9 11-10 169 D E MullinsW P Mullins
PU
Emerald green, yellow hoops, white cap (Mr John P McManus)

5. Champ (IRE)

towards rear on inside, slow and pecked 1st, not fluent 3rd, slow 4th, jumped left and hit brush upright 5th, mistake 6th, pulled up before 7th

13/2 9 11-10 165 WS2 Nico de BoinvilleN J Henderson
PU
Yellow, dark blue braces (Taylor & O'dwyer)

8. Lostintranslation (IRE)

mid-division on inside, lost place approaching 14th, well beaten from 4 out, pulled up before 2 out

40/1 9 11-10 t 167 WS2 R M PowerC L Tizzard
PU
Grey, white epaulets (Mr & Mrs R Kelvin-hughes)

12. Santini

rousted away from start, soon mid-division, bad mistake and lost place 7th, last, struggling and behind 9th, pulled up after 12th

12/1 9 11-10 v1 167 Aidan ColemanN J Henderson
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Off Time: 15:05:07

Winning Time: 6m 45.35s

Last Updated: 24 Mar 2021 11:42:58

Pos Date Race Details Result SP Age/Wgt Jockey OR Video
1

chased leaders, closed to dispute 2nd from 16th, going strongly 3 out, soon led, 2 lengths ahead last, stayed on well, ridden out

9/1 8 11-10 J W Kennedy 164
2

held up towards rear, steady headway from 13th, mistake 16th, checked and taken back slightly before 3 out, went close 2nd final bend, 2 lengths down 2 out, stayed on well but able to get back to winner

10/3 2Fav 7 11-10 t Rachael Blackmore 169
3

held up in mid-division, not fluent 1st, headway from 11th, not fluent 17th, hit 4 out, held in pocket bend before 2 out, soon went 3rd but unable to go with front pair, held after, stayed on

9/4 Fav 9 11-10 P Townend 175
4 24

pushed away from start, chased leaders on inside, driven 13th, lost place before 15th, well held from 4 out, plugged on to take 4th flat

12/1 11 11-10 b R Johnson 172
3/9 08 Apr 2021 Ain 25F GS  Cl1 ChGd1 £84,195 (J) to Clan Des Obeaux (44)   4/1 J2Fav 1111-7 Jonjo O'Neill Jr. 170
5

led, ridden and headed after 3 out, weakened before 2 out, lost 4th flat

16/1 9 11-10 t Bryony Frost 169
6 15

behind, hit 2nd, not fluent 6th, mistake 9th, switched to outside before 13th, mistake 15th, hit 18th, struggling 4 out, never any chance

14/1 7 11-10 Charlie Deutsch 166
7 3

tracked leaders, went 2nd after 4th, weakened after 3 out

125/1 10 11-10 t p1 T Scudamore 147
8 ½

held up towards rear, not fluent 5th, mistake and well beaten 4 out

150/1 11 11-10 p D A Jacob 158
5/9 08 Apr 2021 Ain 25F GS  Cl1 ChGd1 £84,195 (J) to Clan Des Obeaux (103)   28/1 1111-7 Charlie Deutsch 157
9 33

chased leader, mistake 3rd, lost 2nd after next, stayed prominent, mistake 8th, lost place before 4 out, soon behind, tailed off

16/1 9 11-10 D E Mullins 169
PU

towards rear on inside, slow and pecked 1st, not fluent 3rd, slow 4th, jumped left and hit brush upright 5th, mistake 6th, pulled up before 7th

13/2 9 11-10 Nico de Boinville 165
PU

mid-division on inside, lost place approaching 14th, well beaten from 4 out, pulled up before 2 out

40/1 9 11-10 t R M Power 167
PU
Grey, white epaulets (Mr & Mrs R Kelvin-hughes)

12. Santini

rousted away from start, soon mid-division, bad mistake and lost place 7th, last, struggling and behind 9th, pulled up after 12th

12/1 9 11-10 v1 Aidan Coleman 167
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Off Time: 15:05:07

Winning Time: 6m 45.35s

Last Updated: 24 Mar 2021 11:42:58

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Betting returns
Type Winnings
Betfair SP £9.60
Tote Win £9.70 (9)
Tote Place £2.50 (9) , £1.50 (2) , £1.40 (1)
Tote Swinger £2.30 (1, 2) , £5.30 (1, 9) , £4.90 (2, 9)
Tote Exacta £31.30 (9, 2)
Tote Trifecta £111.00 (9, 2, 1)
CSF £39.15 (9, 2)
Tricast £91.54 (9, 2, 1)
Previous Winners
Year Going Ran Winner Draw Age Weight OR Form Last run Trainer (Distance) Jockey SP Time
2020 Good to Soft 12 Al Boum Photo 8 11 10 - 1R11-21 72 days W P Mullins Paul Townend 10/3 6:50.38
2019 Good to Soft 16 Al Boum Photo 7 11 10 - F2F1R-1 73 days W P Mullins Paul Townend 12/1 6:39.60
2018 Soft 15 Native River 8 11 10 - 21113-1 34 days C Tizzard (83 miles) Richard Johnson 5/1 7:02.90
2017 Good 13 Sizing John 7 11 10 - 23-3211 33 days J Harrington Robbie Power 7/1 6:36.30
2016 Good 9 Don Cossack 9 11 10 - 1-111F1 64 days G Elliott Bryan Cooper 9/4 6:34.80
2015 Soft 16 Coneygree 8 11 10 - 113-111 34 days M Bradstock (45 miles) Nico De Boinville 7/1 6:42.70
2014 Good 13 Lord Windermere 8 11 10 - 231-876 33 days J H Culloty Davy Russell 20/1 6:44.50
2013 Soft 9 Bobs Worth 8 11 10 - 11321-1 104 days N Henderson (51 miles) B J Geraghty 11/4 7:04.90
2012 Good 14 Synchronised 9 11 10 - 13-P731 79 days Jonjo O'Neill (1 miles) A P McCoy 8/1 6:36.20
2011 Good 13 Long Run 6 11 10 - 1113-31 62 days N Henderson (51 miles) Mr Sam Waley-Cohen 7/2 6:29.50